Bakewell: Fears are revealed

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Bakewell residents have put burglary and drug dealing at the top of their list of crime-fighting priorities.

Nearly half the people, a total of 43 per cent, who took part in a crime priority poll at Bakewell Show highlighted drug dealing and burglary as their main concerns.

Drug taking closely followed these issues, with 40 per cent of people saying this was causing them the most concern. A total of 270 questionnaires were completed by members of the public. Pictured is the county’s crime commision Alan Charles conducting the survey.